The table below looks at the statistics for Frame Relay skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Frame Relay over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Frame Relay
UK / England
Rank 553 588 569
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -19
Contract jobs citing Frame Relay 17 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.009% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.060% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Median daily rate £370 £220 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -46.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £220 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £220 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £220 £410
% change year-on-year
+102.27% -46.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £25.19 £117.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.38 £117.50
% change year-on-year
- -75.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6184 6713 6900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.16% 14.42% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3807 3953 3958
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 345 390
Median hourly rate £26.58 £26.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% +17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

Frame Relay
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Frame Relay as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Frame Relay Jobs Demand Trend in England

Frame Relay
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Frame Relay across the England region.

Frame Relay Daily Rate Trend in England

Frame Relay
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Frame Relay across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Frame Relay Daily Rate Histogram in England

Frame Relay
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Frame Relay across the England region.

Frame Relay Hourly Rate Trend in England

Frame Relay
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Frame Relay within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +19 5 £501 +127.50%
London +16 5 £350 +59.09% 1
South West - 2 £445 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £313 -
East of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £320 -
Frame Relay
UK

Frame Relay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Frame Relay also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Frame Relay.

1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 17 (70.83%) MPLS
3 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (66.67%) ATM
4 15 (62.50%) Firewall
5 13 (54.17%) Windows
5 13 (54.17%) CCNA
6 12 (50.00%) CCNP
6 12 (50.00%) Juniper
6 12 (50.00%) VLAN
7 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
7 11 (45.83%) OSPF
7 11 (45.83%) BGP
8 10 (41.67%) Wireless
8 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (37.50%) Ethernet
10 8 (33.33%) PPP
10 8 (33.33%) Linux
10 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 8 (33.33%) Internet
11 7 (29.17%) Nagios
11 7 (29.17%) Middleware
11 7 (29.17%) VRRP
11 7 (29.17%) Unix
11 7 (29.17%) LAN
11 7 (29.17%) Finance
11 7 (29.17%) CCIE
11 7 (29.17%) VMware
11 7 (29.17%) Network Design
11 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure

Frame Relay
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) MPLS
2 16 (66.67%) ATM
3 15 (62.50%) Firewall
4 12 (50.00%) VLAN
5 11 (45.83%) BGP
5 11 (45.83%) OSPF
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (41.67%) Wireless
7 9 (37.50%) Ethernet
8 8 (33.33%) Internet
8 8 (33.33%) PPP
9 7 (29.17%) LAN
9 7 (29.17%) VRRP
10 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (25.00%) VPN
10 6 (25.00%) WAN
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (20.83%) DNS
12 4 (16.67%) IPv4
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Electronics
4 2 (8.33%) Billing
4 2 (8.33%) German Language
5 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Juniper Architect
3 4 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 4 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Designer
5 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Wireless Product Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IP Design Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Middleware
2 4 (16.67%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.17%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.50%) IPTV
1 3 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
1 3 (12.50%) STB
1 3 (12.50%) Video on Demand
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (29.17%) Unix
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) Android
7 1 (4.17%) Mandriva Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Network Design
2 4 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Presales
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (54.17%) CCNA
3 12 (50.00%) CCNP
4 7 (29.17%) CCIE
5 5 (20.83%) CCDA
5 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) CCIP
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) JNCIA
8 2 (8.33%) CCDP
8 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Nagios
2 4 (16.67%) Opsview
2 4 (16.67%) QRadar
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (4.17%) Cacti
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco CME
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) Juniper
3 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 7 (29.17%) VMware
5 5 (20.83%) F5
6 4 (16.67%) ArcSight
6 4 (16.67%) Brocade
6 4 (16.67%) Meraki
6 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 4 (16.67%) Splunk
7 3 (12.50%) Huawei
8 2 (8.33%) AirMagnet
8 2 (8.33%) CA
8 2 (8.33%) Citrix
8 2 (8.33%) Ericsson
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.17%) Google
9 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds